04-17-14 Interesting Articles:
"Nearly 15,000 new acres of Petrified Forest National Park open to backcountry exploration" from National Parks Traveler:
"Arizona opens 15,000 new acres of backcountry/Petrified Forest National Park just got bigger" from Backpacker Magazine: http://www.backpacker.com/news-15000-new-acres-of-backcountry-in-arizona/destinations/18502
"Petrified Forest National Park" from RAPTORMANIACS dinosaur enthusiast/illustrator's blog: Http://albertonykus.blogspot.com/2014/04/petrified-forest-national-park.html
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There are about ten known species of bats in the park. This is a pallid bat sleeping at the Painted Desert Complex. Discover more about mammals of Petrified Forest. More...